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Re: Suggestion : New Content-Disposition parameters...

2004-07-19 11:53:15

Keith Moore writes:
seems reasonable at least from a theoretical perspective.  from a 
practical perspective, I wonder if it's at all realistic to request 
that email not be archived, or that some part of a message not be 

A good question, but I think it's beside the point. If the existing 
non-standard field is reasonably widely used, both by message writers 
and archivers, isn't that in itself reason enough to standadize it?

To answer your question, no.  Just because a field is widely used does
not mean that it meets the criteria for standardization.